Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 617 538 693
Rank change year-on-year -79 +155 +278
Permanent jobs citing npm 548 877 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.34% 2.18% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 447 681 427
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +18.06% -4.00%

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40,913 40,260 27,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.41% 23.43% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32,929 32,838 23,001
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -73 492 £52,500 +5.00% 22
UK excluding London -17 325 £42,500 - 18
London -91 213 £62,500 -3.85% 6
South East +44 144 £50,000 - 2
Scotland -12 42 £35,000 -2.78% 1
Midlands +35 38 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South West +26 38 £42,500 -5.56% 2
North of England -58 37 £36,750 -8.13% 9
West Midlands +25 24 £45,000 +9.09% 2
East of England +62 22 £45,000 - 1
North West -38 20 £40,000 -4.76% 5
East Midlands +23 14 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire 0 12 £40,250 +15.00% 4
North East +20 5 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £50,000 -
Wales +13 1 £36,000 +2.86% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 451 (82.30%) JavaScript
2 333 (60.77%) CSS
3 328 (59.85%) HTML
4 319 (58.21%) AngularJS
5 296 (54.01%) webpack
6 254 (46.35%) Git (software)
7 226 (41.24%) Node.js
8 223 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
9 220 (40.15%) gulp
10 216 (39.42%) React
11 208 (37.96%) Front End Development
12 179 (32.66%) .NET
13 176 (32.12%) RESTful
14 174 (31.75%) C#
15 169 (30.84%) ES6
16 165 (30.11%) TypeScript
17 164 (29.93%) HTML5
18 152 (27.74%) Sass
19 147 (26.82%) CSS3
20 145 (26.46%) Docker
21 143 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
21 143 (26.09%) Java
22 140 (25.55%) TDD
23 135 (24.64%) Vue.js
24 132 (24.09%) Microsoft Azure
25 130 (23.72%) Web Development
26 125 (22.81%) Software Engineering
27 117 (21.35%) Linux
28 111 (20.26%) Unit Testing
29 110 (20.07%) PHP

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (6.57%) CMS
2 25 (4.56%) Confluence
3 20 (3.65%) nginx
4 15 (2.74%) WordPress
5 14 (2.55%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.82%) Drupal
7 10 (1.82%) IIS
8 7 (1.28%) Gunicorn
8 7 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.09%) JBoss
10 5 (0.91%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.73%) Apache
11 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.55%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (2.19%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.28%) Sketch
3 5 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.55%) Magento
2 4 (0.73%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 143 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (24.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (18.07%) SaaS
4 80 (14.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 64 (11.68%) IBM Cloud
6 63 (11.50%) Cloud Computing
7 40 (7.30%) Yarn
8 36 (6.57%) GitHub
9 33 (6.02%) Serverless
10 28 (5.11%) NuGet
11 20 (3.65%) PaaS
12 14 (2.55%) IaaS
13 11 (2.01%) Firebase
14 9 (1.64%) Amazon S3
14 9 (1.64%) Datadog
15 6 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (1.09%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 6 (1.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.47%) SSH
2 16 (2.92%) FTP
3 14 (2.55%) Internet
4 6 (1.09%) HTTP
5 3 (0.55%) Intranet
5 3 (0.55%) PPP
5 3 (0.55%) Skype
6 2 (0.36%) DNS
6 2 (0.36%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.18%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) MQTT
7 1 (0.18%) NFC
7 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.32%) MySQL
2 35 (6.39%) NoSQL
3 30 (5.47%) Redis
4 27 (4.93%) MongoDB
5 25 (4.56%) SQL Server
6 22 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.92%) Big Data
10 14 (2.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.55%) Data Lake
11 13 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
14 8 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.46%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.46%) Geospatial Data
14 8 (1.46%) Mixpanel
15 7 (1.28%) CouchDB
16 6 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 296 (54.01%) webpack
2 254 (46.35%) Git (software)
3 220 (40.15%) gulp
4 101 (18.43%) Grunt
5 96 (17.52%) Babel
6 90 (16.42%) Jenkins
7 66 (12.04%) Mocha
8 47 (8.58%) JIRA
9 46 (8.39%) Bower
10 45 (8.21%) Jasmine
11 36 (6.57%) Subversion
12 34 (6.20%) Gradle
13 31 (5.66%) git-flow
14 29 (5.29%) Maven
14 29 (5.29%) TeamCity
14 29 (5.29%) Visual Studio
15 28 (5.11%) Mercurial
16 26 (4.74%) Selenium
17 22 (4.01%) Travis CI
18 21 (3.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 58 (10.58%) Finance
2 50 (9.12%) Marketing
3 41 (7.48%) Retail
4 27 (4.93%) Games
5 24 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.64%) Banking
7 8 (1.46%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.28%) Automotive
9 5 (0.91%) Billing
10 4 (0.73%) Electronics
10 4 (0.73%) Front Office
10 4 (0.73%) Legal
10 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.73%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 395 (72.08%) Developer
2 160 (29.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 82 (14.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 79 (14.42%) Software Engineer
5 64 (11.68%) Full Stack Developer
6 60 (10.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 45 (8.21%) Senior Developer
8 37 (6.75%) Web Developer
9 36 (6.57%) .NET Developer
10 29 (5.29%) Lead Developer
11 28 (5.11%) Node.js Developer
12 26 (4.74%) PHP Developer
13 24 (4.38%) Junior
14 22 (4.01%) Junior Developer
14 22 (4.01%) React Developer
14 22 (4.01%) Team Leader
15 20 (3.65%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 17 (3.10%) Java Developer
16 17 (3.10%) Software Developer
17 16 (2.92%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (60.77%) CSS
2 328 (59.85%) HTML
3 319 (58.21%) AngularJS
4 226 (41.24%) Node.js
5 216 (39.42%) React
6 179 (32.66%) .NET
7 176 (32.12%) RESTful
8 164 (29.93%) HTML5
9 152 (27.74%) Sass
10 147 (26.82%) CSS3
11 135 (24.64%) Vue.js
12 91 (16.61%) JSON
13 82 (14.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 75 (13.69%) REST
15 74 (13.50%) jQuery
16 68 (12.41%) Redux
17 62 (11.31%) Web Services
18 60 (10.95%) .NET Framework
19 56 (10.22%) LESS
20 55 (10.04%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 101 (18.43%) User Experience
2 24 (4.38%) Mobile App
3 15 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (1.82%) W3C
5 9 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
6 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.09%) CCTV
8 6 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.09%) Clustering
8 6 (1.09%) Fintech
8 6 (1.09%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.09%) Replication
9 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.91%) PlayStation
9 5 (0.91%) Xbox
10 4 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 117 (21.35%) Linux
2 17 (3.10%) Unix
3 13 (2.37%) Windows
4 9 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.91%) Android
7 4 (0.73%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.36%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.36%) Debian
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (37.96%) Front End Development
3 140 (25.55%) TDD
4 130 (23.72%) Web Development
5 125 (22.81%) Software Engineering
6 111 (20.26%) Unit Testing
7 96 (17.52%) Test Automation
8 79 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
8 79 (14.42%) MVC
8 79 (14.42%) Scrum
9 72 (13.14%) DevOps
10 69 (12.59%) Mentoring
11 48 (8.76%) Microservices
12 46 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
13 45 (8.21%) Coaching
14 41 (7.48%) BDD
15 40 (7.30%) Kanban
16 39 (7.12%) Responsive Web Design
17 34 (6.20%) OO
18 29 (5.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 451 (82.30%) JavaScript
2 174 (31.75%) C#
3 169 (30.84%) ES6
4 165 (30.11%) TypeScript
5 143 (26.09%) Java
6 110 (20.07%) PHP
7 87 (15.88%) SQL
8 75 (13.69%) Python
9 65 (11.86%) Objective-C
10 31 (5.66%) ES7
11 23 (4.20%) Bash Shell
12 19 (3.47%) Ruby
13 14 (2.55%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.19%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.19%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.01%) Go
16 10 (1.82%) Groovy
17 9 (1.64%) Perl
18 6 (1.09%) F#
18 6 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (8.21%) Degree
2 18 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.48%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) HIPAA
3 4 (0.73%) MiFID
4 3 (0.55%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 145 (26.46%) Docker
2 16 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.36%) Squid
4 2 (0.36%) zsh
5 1 (0.18%) Varnish
5 1 (0.18%) vCloud
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 89 (16.24%) Ansible
2 84 (15.33%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (14.05%) Puppet
4 21 (3.83%) Kubernetes
5 19 (3.47%) Terraform
6 8 (1.46%) Consul
7 3 (0.55%) rkt
8 2 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.18%) MIIS
9 1 (0.18%) OpenNebula
9 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.18%) Rancher
9 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 106 (19.34%) Google
2 65 (11.86%) IBM
3 38 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.64%) Oracle
5 8 (1.46%) Databricks
5 8 (1.46%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.28%) Adobe
6 7 (1.28%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 7 (1.28%) SAP
7 6 (1.09%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.91%) BT
9 4 (0.73%) Twitter
9 4 (0.73%) Zend
10 3 (0.55%) Facebook
10 3 (0.55%) Nintex
10 3 (0.55%) Splunk
10 3 (0.55%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.36%) FatWire
11 2 (0.36%) Instagram
11 2 (0.36%) Vignette